Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo Listening Comprehension in English and Spanish

Cinco de Mayo Cinco de Mayo Meaning Cinco de Mayo literally means the 5th of May.  This was an important day in Mexico’s history and that is why this day is celebrated.  Remember, Cinco de Mayo is NOT Mexico’s Independence Day.  This day was the day when the small Mexican army was able to make […]

Selena Quintanilla

Remembering Selena Quintanilla

Selena Quintanilla Perez Selena Quintanilla was such a special person.  She had such talent and had so much potential that unfortunately was cut short by her untimely death.  She was born on April 16, 1971 in Lake Jackson, TX.  Soon, Selena’s father discovered her musical talent at a young age and started a family band […]

Leprechaun – Listening Comprehension Resources in English and Spanish

Leprechaun Listening Comprehension

Leprechaun Listening Comprehension Resources A Leprechaun is a creature from Irish folklore.  Learn more about them in English or Spanish.  These activities would be great for self-study, homeschool, or a classroom.  These are perfect for dual language, immersion, and bilingual classrooms.  They could be used by high school language classes as well. Leprechaun Resources in […]

Story of Esther Listening Comprehension Practice in English and Spanish

The Story of Esther

The Story of Esther   The story of Esther is the basis of the Jewish holiday Purim.  This story is told in the Old Testament of the Bible.  These activities would be great for self-study, homeschool, or a classroom.  Also, these are perfect for dual language, immersion, and bilingual classrooms.  They could be used by […]

How To Use Listening Comprehension Videos

Using Listening Comprehension Videos

How to Use Listening Comprehension Videos   Leer esto en español We have created an archive of videos for listening comprehension here at My Bilingual Life.  I would like to offer you some suggestions on how to use these videos to help you learn Spanish.  Each of our videos will include a link to our […]

Holi – Listening Comprehension Resources in English and Spanish

Holi Listening comprehension in English and Spanish

Holi Listening Comprehension in English and Spanish Holi Listening Comprehension Resources provide a chance to practice your listening skills in English or Spanish.  The Holi festival is a celebration of spring that originated in India.  This festival is full of color, music, and dancing.  Learn more about this holiday using our resources. Click here for […]

St Patrick’s Day Listening Comprehension Resources in English and Spanish

St Patrick's Day Listening Comprehension in English and Spanish

St Patrick’s Day Listening Comprehension Resources St Patrick’s Day listening comprehension resources is a page where you can find our collection of resources for St. Patrick’s Day.  Saint Patrick’s Day is a fun day of celebration in Ireland filled with the color green, music, and dancing.  Learn more about this celebration with the following resources […]

Purim – Listening Comprehension Passage Resources in English and Spanish

Purim Listening Comprehension in English and Spanish

Purim Listening Comprehension in English and Spanish This page holds our Purim listening comprehension resources in English and Spanish.  Purim is a Jewish holiday that remembers the time when the Jews were saved by Queen Esther.  Learn more about this festival. See the Instructions in English. Ver las instrucciones en Español. Here is another video […]